Category Archives: For Business

Donald Trump Campaign Website Temporarily Disrupted by Vigilante Hacking Group  

On Tuesday night, White House officials confirmed that Donald Trump’s campaigned site become temporarily unavailable due to hacking. The POTUS’s website was replaced by a fake FBI seizing notice, which blatantly accused the Trump administration and his relative of the distribution of fake news, withholding information about the coronavirus pandemic’s origin, and manipulating the outcome […]

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WannaCry Ransomware Explained

Ransomware has become one of the main cyber threats that can have devastating effects on organizations, resulting in financial damage, corporate instability, and reputational harm. This type of malware uses complex encryption algorithms which lock up all files on a machine unless a decryption key is used to retrieve the data. A ransom message appears […]

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Heimdal™ Security Is a Finalist for Computing Security Awards 2020 in Eight Categories!

Thanks to you and your continuous support, our cybersecurity solutions were nominated and chosen as finalists for the Computing Security Awards 2020 edition! We are proud and excited to be chosen among the brands that enable online security to be closer to what it should be: easily achievable, easily managed, all-encompassing. We have been deemed […]

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Software Rot and Cybersecurity: Why Code Degradation Is Crucial to Business Safety

Nature, people, states, machines, relationships – everything has a life cycle. Including technology. Nothing stays in the same perfect condition forever and nothing works as it should with no proper care and attention. This evanescent aspect of things is concerning me today because I’m going to bring into your attention concepts like software rot, code […]

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RMM Software: All You Need to Know About Remote Monitoring Management Software

RMM software (short for Remote Monitoring and Management Software) refers to the platforms used by IT professionals and organizations to remotely manage and monitor networks and endpoints. They fulfill several IT functions and are being marketed either as stand-alone tools or as part of a unified suite. This type of software is a great choice […]

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Patch Tuesday (October 2020): Microsoft Fixes Wormable Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

Microsoft’s security updates (the October 2020 Patch Tuesday) have been released. Patches have been rolled out for 87 security bugs. 11 out of the vulnerabilities addressed in this month’s Patch Tuesday received the “critical” ranking from Microsoft, meaning that cybercriminals or malware may leverage them to gain full access over an unpatched endpoint with little […]

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